Surgeon Job Description
The following is a full job description for Surgeon. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Surgeon along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Surgeon is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Surgeon - Vascular, Surgeon - Orthopedic, Surgeon - Trauma, Surgeon - Pediatric, Surgeon - Oral, Surgeon - Cardiothoracic, Surgeon - Burn, Surgeon - Neurology, Surgeon - Plastic Reconstructive
Requirements and Responsibilities For Surgeon
Performs surgery to prevent and correct injuries, deformities, diseases or improve patient function, appearance or quality of life. Reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. Determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of surgery experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May report to a medical director. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
Also Referred to as: Physician - Surgery, Surgeon, Doctor - Surgery
Similar Jobs:  Surgeon - Vascular, Surgeon - Orthopedic, Surgeon - Trauma, Surgeon - Pediatric, Surgeon - Oral, Surgeon - Cardiothoracic, Surgeon - Burn, Surgeon - Neurology, Surgeon - Plastic Reconstructive
Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Biotechnology, Pharmaceuticals
Industries:  Biotechnology, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals,
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